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- Clinical Assistant Professor, UWM at Waukesha
- UWM at Waukesha Lab Manager
Melissa has been teaching in the College of Nursing since 2019. She is a certified neonatal critical care nurse and continues to practice at the bedside when she is not busy teaching. She is a graduate of UWM's DNP Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) Program with a focus on pediatric populations. For her DNP project she developed, implemented, and evaluated an evidence-based educational program to enhance pediatric nursing staff's confidence and competence in verbally de-escalating pediatric patients with psychiatric and behavioral health concerns.
DNP, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, 2022
BSN, Illinois Wesleyan University, 2014